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Product Design Engineer Manager - Mac



Product, Design
Austin, TX, USA
Posted on Tuesday, October 17, 2023

Key Qualifications

  • Manager or Technical Lead of a mechanical design team with proven track record of shipping high volume consumer electronics products
  • Ability to manage multidisciplinary cross functional efforts
  • Strong analytical skills and engineering fundamentals in solid mechanics, material science, heat transfer, mechanism design, and manufacturing
  • Proven experience in 3D CAD (NX and Teamcenter), 2D drawings, and tolerance analysis
  • Knowledge of designing for manufacturability, assembly and reliability
  • Experience engaging with manufacturers and ensuring product quality
  • Creative and collaborative problem solver with experience in failure analysis and root cause investigation of multi-disciplinary problems
  • Excellent communication skills: both written and verbal, ability to clearly communicate design ideas and chip in to brainstorms
  • Receptive to feedback and ability to learn/adapt quickly in a dynamic environment
  • A strong sense of ownership
  • Travel up to 20% to California and Asia to support hands on work and factory builds
  • Note: If you think you have the skills to succeed and are excited about this opportunity, please apply. You don’t have to have every listed qualification to be a phenomenal fit.


As a Mac PD manager, you and your team will be given ownership of the mechanical design of a product in the Mac portfolio. Under your guidance, your team will be responsible for the design, manufacturability, assembly process and quality, and reliability of these products. Your responsibilities will include: -Hire, mentor, and manage a team of 2-6 mechanical engineers -Cultivate an inclusive and collaborative environment that encourages your team to strive for excellence and maintain a customer-centric focus -Build design processes, reviews and validation plans to ensure the maturity of system design -Manage regular interaction with peers or senior management representing numerous functional areas within Engineering, Design, and Operations -Scope of role and responsibilities will be adjusted to match your experience level, strengths and goals.

Education & Experience

B.S. Mechanical Engineering or equivalent.

Additional Requirements